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Severe thunderstorms and light snowfalls expected over parts of the Eastern Cape

Oct 9, 2017
Severe thunderstorms and light snowfalls expected over parts of the Eastern Cape

The South African Weather Service on Monday morning issued a watch for severe thunderstorms, which can lead to flooding in areas, as well as for snow over the eastern parts of the Eastern Cape. 

"Severe Thunderstorms are expected east of Barkly East area, which can lead to heavy rain and flooding," the weather office said.

It added that; "Light snowfalls expected over the Sneeuberg mountains, becoming disruptive over the southern Drakensberg from Monday afternoon."